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CVE-2016-4085 Detail

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in epan/dissectors/packet-ncp2222.inc in the NCP dissector in Wireshark 1.12.x before 1.12.11 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a long string in a packet.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  04/25/2016

Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.9 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 3.6
Exploitability Score: 2.2


Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): High
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): High

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3585 Third Party Advisory
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinapr2016-2952098.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/87467 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035685
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2016-28.html Vendor Advisory
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=12293 Issue Tracking
https://code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=commit;h=99efcb0f5aeeb4b2179e88c7a4233022aaeecf0b Patch

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-4085
NVD Published Date:
04/25/2016
NVD Last Modified:
12/02/2016